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Researching online

Well, I missed posting anything in February, and it seems to me like the month just zipped by; but I do remember shoveling (a lot). As usual, I had many false starts at writing a post, but eventually grew either … Continue reading

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Science News

Why do I love science so much? I guess it’s because I truly believe that science more than any other human endeavor has radically transformed the way we live – for better and for worse. Today science impacts every aspect … Continue reading

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The Last Lecture

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) had a program entitled, “The Last Lecture”, where they invited professors to imagine they had only one talk left to give before they died. Ironically, they renamed the lecture series last year, just as one of their own, … Continue reading

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Online Tools: food and exercise

Maybe the Internet is becoming too useful. I’m starting to think I wouldn’t like to live in a world without it. Ok, that’s hyperbole, but it’s pretty close to how I feel. I mean, anytime I have to go somewhere … Continue reading

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Looking for “lost” software?

This past January, after years of getting the most out of my “Frankenstein’s’’ machine, I finally purchased for myself a new PC. My previous computer was stitched together from no less than three older machines. It had two hard drives … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Lists Updated

We just updated the links on the Summer Reading Lists Page for all grades at the High School. We’ve also added two new links, “Social Studies Summer Reading” and the “Classical Academy Summer Reading“. To view the actual lists, you will … Continue reading

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Garbage Island

Have you ever heard of the large collection of garbage floating in the middle of the Pacific Ocean? Some have reported that it may cover an area twice the size of Texas! Sounds like an urban myth, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, “garbage … Continue reading

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